Anticipation 2009 Hugo Awards

Best Novel
The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman (HarperCollins; Bloomsbury UK)
Best Novella
“The Erdmann Nexus”
by Nancy Kress (Asimov’s Oct/Nov 2008)
Best Novelette
“Shoggoths in Bloom”
by Elizabeth Bear (Asimov’s Mar 2008)
Best Short Story
“Exhalation”
by Ted Chiang (Eclipse Two)
Best Related Book
Your Hate Mail Will Be Graded: A Decade of Whatever, 1998–2008
by John Scalzi (Subterranean Press)
Best Graphic Story
Girl Genius, Volume 8: Agatha Heterodyne and the Chapel of Bones
Written by Kaja & Phil Foglio, art by Phil Foglio, colors by Cheyenne Wright (Airship Entertainment)
Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form
WALL-E
Andrew Stanton & Pete Docter, story; Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon, screenplay; Andrew Stanton, director (Pixar/Walt Disney)
Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form
Doctor Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog
Joss Whedon, & Zack Whedon, & Jed Whedon, & Maurissa Tancharoen, writers; Joss Whedon, director (Mutant Enemy)
Best Editor, Short Form
Ellen Datlow
Best Editor, Long Form
David G. Hartwell
Best Professional Artist
Donato Giancola
Best Semiprozine
Weird Tales
edited by Ann VanderMeer & Stephen H. Segal
Best Fan Writer
Cheryl Morgan
Best Fanzine
Electric Velocipede
edited by John Klima
Best Fan Artist
Frank Wu
The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer
David Anthony Durham